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BBB’s Secure Your ID Day coming soon; free paper shredding and identity theft prevention advice and

BBB’s Secure Your ID Day coming soon; free paper shredding and identity theft prevention advice and

Identity theft is still a major problem in the United States. Over 15 million U.S. consumers lost $16 billion in 2016, compared with $15.3 billion and 13.1 million victims a year earlier. In the past six years, ID thieves have stolen over $107 billion.

To help combat ID theft and educate the public on best practices to secure personal information, Better Business Bureau of Upstate New York, in partnership with Tops Friendly Markets, Shred-It, AT&T, Greater Baldwinsville Chamber of Commerce, Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce, and West Seneca Chamber of Commerce will host Secure Your ID Day on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. – noon across Upstate New York (Western New York, Rochester, and Central New York). 

The free community shredding events in Western New York will be held at Tops Friendly Markets at 355 Orchard Park Road, West Seneca and 3865 Union Road (corner of George Urban Blvd.), Cheektowaga in the parking lots.

LONDON Official Statement: Scottland Yard

LONDON Official Statement: Scottland Yard

This statement has been released by Scottland Yard, and has not been broadcast on national news, at this time.

 

MET POLICE POST:

 Jun 19, 2017 01:03 BST

Police were called just after 0020hrs 18 June to reports of a vehicle in collision with pedestrians.

Officers are on scene with other emergency services.

There are a number of casualties being worked on at the scene.

There has been one person arrested.

Enquiries continue. 

More information will be released when confirmed.

Source: http://news.met.police.uk/news/incident-in-seven-sisters-road-247036?utm...

 

U.S. Marshals’ 15 Most Wanted Fugitive Captured in Haiti

Washington – A man who was on the U.S. Marshals’ 15 Most Wanted list for a double homicide committed in 2011 in Dorchester, Mass., was captured on Saturday, June 3, in Haiti and has been brought back to the U.S. to face charges.

Jean Weevens Janvier, 34, was placed on the 15 Most Wanted list in February 2016, was wanted by the Boston Police Department and the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office on a 2012 indictment charging him with two counts of first-degree murder, two counts of armed assault in a dwelling and carrying a firearm without a license.

NYS Troopers Warrant Watch

EARL C. BACKELL
Wanted by the New York State Police
Troop D, MARCY
Wanted for grand larceny 3rd degree
EARL BACKELL is wanted by the New York State Police on an arrest warrant issued May 24, 2017 from Westmoreland Town Court. Backell is alleged to have taken a $14,000 deposit for construction work to have been completed in the Town of Westmoreland and did not begin any work or order any materials for the construction project.
Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of this individual, should contact the NEW YORK STATE POLICE ASAP. You SHOULD NOT take any police-action yourself other than to contact the NEW YORK STATE POLICE at (315) 366-6000 or email Crimetip@troopers.ny.gov.

NTPD Announces "Operation Chill" with 7-11

NTPD Announces "Operation Chill" with 7-11

A tasty reward for staying cool – that’s the Operation Chill program. This 7 Eleven community outreach program is designed to reduce crime and enhance relations between police and youth.

It allows law enforcement officers to “ticket” kids they observe doing good deeds or exhibiting positive behavior. The ticket is actually a coupon good for a free 12-oz. Slurpee at any participating store.

Operation Chill has grown to include more than 900 local law enforcement agencies in the United States and Canada. More than 15 million coupons have been distributed to officers on the beat in cities and towns where 7 Eleven does business.
In addition to encouraging positive behaviors,

Police Look To ID Two Suspects Involved In A Larceny

Police Look To ID Two Suspects Involved In A Larceny
[AMHERST, NY] - The Amherst Police are looking for two suspects that stole items from an area store.Pictured in the security footage are two black females that police would like to identify. One suspect is approximately 5’5”, 200 lbs. The other is approximately 5’8”, 200 lbs. with long blonde hair. One suspect left the scene in a white Audi A4.If you recognize these suspects or have any information related to this crime call the Amherst Police Detective Bureau at 689-1329 or email to tips@apdny.org or text to 562-TIPS and reference AMH 17-729624-DQ